Week 21 – May 23, 2019

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Heirloom Marriage™ Big Brandy Tomato

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Solanum lycopersicum

Common Name: Heirloom Marriage™ Beefsteak

Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C)

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm)

Height: 60 - 84" (152 - 213cm)

Width: 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: Heirloom Marriage hybrids cross two heirlooms to produce earlier and more fruit, with great flavor and fewer blemishes than the parents.
Big, pink fruit is a cross of Big Dwarf x Brandywine.

Grower Information:

  • Big, pink fruit with outstanding flavour is a cross of Big Dwarf and Brandywine.
  • Best in-ground.

New twists on old garden favourites
We trialed hundreds of heirlooms for key traits like colour, flavour, quality, yield. Our favourites were selected…crossed…tested and evaluated. The result: Heirloom Marriage hybrid tomatoes, with much higher yields and earlier maturity than their parents, plus all of the great flavour and less fruit blemishes.

Plug crop time: 3 to 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 4 to 8 weeks

Days to maturity from transplant: 75-80
Fruit characteristics: Beefsteak, pink, 12-15 oz./350-425 g
Growth: Indeterminate